AIFRS launches a new Arqus International Colloquium on Modern Spanish and Portuguese History
|05 Oct 2023
|05 Oct 2023
The Arqus International Forum on Romance Studies (AIFRS) invites academics and students to participate in its new Arqus International Colloquium on Modern Spanish and Portuguese History. The first edition will be devoted to “Conversion, Anti-Jewish polemics and Inquisition in Iberian context (15th to 17th Centuries)” and will last from 9th October 2023 to 20th March 2024.
This first edition includes face-to-face and hybrid format sessions at the University of Granada:
1st Conference: “The Portuguese Converso Phenomenon: A Conceptual and Historiographical Approach”
2nd Conference: “From Adversus Iudaeos to Adversus Conversos: Continuities and Changes in Portuguese Anti-Jewish Polemics”
3rd Conference: “Portuguese New Christians in Political and Ideological Dynamics in the Hispanic Monarchy”
4th Conference: “Between Messianism, Millenarianism, and Reason of State: Revisiting Father Vieira and His Position on Jews and Conversos”
5th Conference: “Censorship and banned books in Portugal and Brazil (16th and 17th Centuries): the consequences of Regula VII”
6th Conference: “Breaking the Seal: Confession and the Inquisition in Portugal”
Registration is not needed for the first two face to face conferences. Detailed information about the registration process for the hybrid conferences will be provided soon.
10 Oct 2023